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    i have a pentium III with xp profesional.
    when i shut down the computer , the computerr don't shut off i recieve an screen :" now is save to close your computer "how a fix this problem?

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    When Windows XP won't powerdown automatically, the APM/NT Legacy Power Node may not be enabled. To enable this, right-click on the My Computer icon, click Properties -> Hardware -> Device Manager -> View. Check the box labeled "Show Hidden Devices." If it’s available on your computer, there will be a red X on the APM/NT Legacy Node. Try enabling it and see if this resolves the powerdown problem. Or, to check the other side of the APM/ACPI coin, open the Power Options applet in Control Panel. If there is an APM tab, make sure the “Enable Advanced Power Management Support” box is checked.

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